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Chancellor's Fellowship available in Statistics or Applied Probability

Published: Monday, 3 February 2014 Tags: news_article

Chancellor’s Fellow [tenure-track posts at Lecturer or Reader level]

Applications are invited for a Chancellor’s Fellow post in Mathematics.  The Fellowship provides a research-focused reduced-teaching ...

PhD studentships in Mathematics for the Earth and Environment

Published: Wednesday, 18 December 2013 Tags:

The Edinburgh Earth & Environment Doctoral Training Partnership is offering PhD studentships funded by NERC for a September 2014 start.

School of Mathematics website redesign

Published: Friday, 13 December 2013 Tags:

The School of Mathematics website has undergone a make-over and now has a new design. We hope you like it!

Botanica Mathematica

Published: Friday, 13 December 2013 Tags:

Botanica Mathematica is a project which uses textiles to explore the mathematical structures and patterns arising in botanical forms. This unique fusion of mathematics, craft and biology is the brainchild of Mathematics Engagement ...

Ian Porteous (1930-2011)

Published: Sunday, 10 November 2013 Tags: news_article

Presentation to the School of Ian Porteous' undergraduate class medals.

Researchers win grants totalling over £1M

Published: Tuesday, 29 October 2013 Tags: news_article

Arend Bayer and Milena Hering have together been awarded more than £1 million in grants for their work in algebraic geometry.

University chosen to deliver prestigious Q-Step programme

Published: Thursday, 17 October 2013 Tags: news_article

The University of Edinburgh has been awarded £1.46 million to host ‘Q-Step’, a programme designed to promote a step-change in quantitative social science training.

Julian Hall wins award for best use of OR software

Published: Tuesday, 15 October 2013 Tags: news_article

Julian Hall has been awarded the 2013 COIN-OR cup which celebrates the best use of open-source software for OR.

Agata Smoktunowicz wins Chancellor's Award

Published: Friday, 11 October 2013 Tags: news_article

Agata Smoktunowicz has won the Chancellor's Award for research excellence, for her groundbreaking work in non-commutative algebra.

Public lecture series celebrating Maths for Planet Earth 2013

Published: Friday, 11 October 2013 Tags: news_article

This Autumn/Winter there will be a series of three public lectures by local mathematicians celebrating Maths for Planet Earth 2013.